Welcome to the Watton
PLEASE NOTE: THIS SURGERY WILL NOW CLOSE EVERY TUESDAY LUNCHTIME BETWEEN 12.30PM AND 2.00PM FOR STAFF TRAINING
With effect from 1st April 2016 you are able to request access to your detailed medical coded record via Systmone online. Please ask at reception for further information or click on the New Patients link on the right hand side of the screen and choose the tab for Online Services.
Watton Medical Practice will be implementing electronic prescribing in September of this year. In order to use this service you will need to nominate a pharmacy for your prescriptions to go to. If you have not already nominated a pharmacy, please contact reception and advise where you would like your prescription to go to and they will update your record. Further information on this to follow and on www.hscic.gov.uk/epspatients
Please note: You will be able to book your appointment for your flu vaccination with effect from September.
Sharing your Medical Information
As well as a source of information about our Practice, the staff and the services we provide, we hope you use the website as a useful resource with links to other reliable websites for health related information. If there is topical health information we will also add this to the website. The practice does carry out research from time to time. Any such research will have ethical approval and patients will be given full information about any study they are asked to participate in. All resultant information will be kept strictly confidential. Should a patient decline to participate in research, for whatever reason, it will not affect in any way the care given by the practice. Find out more
. As a practice we adhere to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and also the Data Protection Act 2003. This means that we try to be open about our services, whilst protecting all personal and patient identifiable information. All staff sign and agree to always adhere to a confidentiality agreement. Have a look around our website and please do send us some feedback. We can use your thoughts to improve our on line services and further develop the website to make it a more useful, practical application for our patients. We are always looking to improve our services so please leave some feedback on our contact page.
PLEASE NOTE ANYONE INVOLVED IN YOUR CARE MAY HAVE ACCESS TO YOUR HEALTH DATA AND INFORMATION
All patients have a named GP who is responsible for the patients overall care at the practice. For further information, please see the Named GP tab under the Appointments Link on the left hand menu.
(Site updated 19/07/2016)